Christina Colin, a junior at Ridgefield High School, received a dance scholarship this past weekend for a fall convention from Groove Dance Competition.
The competition was a regional dance competition that was held at University of Bridgeport. Her dance was a memorial piece dedicated to her Uncle Bob (Robert), a police officer who died from complications from his efforts at the Twin Towers on 9/11.
Christina is a fiercely passionate dance student who despite having major back surgery several years ago, has become a gifted and award winning dancer.
The dance team that Christina is a member meets and trains at Wilton Dance Studio at 941 Danbury Road (rt 7) in Georgetown. Additionally this weekend the team group dance Roll Over Beethoven! a joyful celebration dance choreographed by Bella Randazzo won 1st place
The dancer from left to right: Sarah Wohlford & Kaitlyn Wohlford (freshmen at Weston High School), Stacia Dooley (8th grader at Middlebrook), Angela Pacheco (freshman at Immaculate in Danbury), Fiona Conway (freshman at Wilton) and Christina Colin (junior at Ridgefield High School). Christina was also presented with a scholarship for a fall convention.